Investor 1: $10m (NZ)
3 years; 88 days presence
No age restrictions, no English
No presence after 3 years
Investor 2: $2.5-3 million (varies)
65 or under
English at IELTS 3.0 or above
4 years; 438 days presence
Business experience required (ownership or management)
Advice needed: documentation and tracing/history of funds.
Partnership (de facto included)
Parent category (income based or sponsor income-based)
Children: Adopted or previously not included.
Temporary entry: Partnership, or culturally arranged marriages/engagements.
Identity issues: appeals around nexus to New Zealand.